David Hirsch

David Hirsch

Attorney at law / PhD - Partner - Specialized in VAT and Customs Law

Executive summary

General skills

  • Implementation and parametrization of VAT codes in ERP (e.g. SAP);
  • Solving of VAT and Customs issues related to changes in the supply chain;
  • VAT upon digital services ;
  • Financial (holdings), bankAsset Management and Real Estate VAT issues;
  • TVA immobilière et Droits de Mutation à Titre Onéreux (DMTO)
  • VAT audits and VAT litigation;
  • Customs : assistance related notably to customs valuetariff classification , non-preferential origin (“made in”) or preferential originAuthorized Economic Operator (AEO) certification;
  • Customs audits and Customs litigation: Assistance for customs audits (Notably interviews), settlements, litigation before the French Courts.

Specific skills

  • Tax Technology : Notably setting up and validation of Reliable Audit Trails, assistance of clients facing a tax audit in the framework of ERPs, e-invoicing;
  • Sectorial skills : Luxury and Selective Retailing, Perfumes & Cosmetics, Watches & Jewelry, Fashion and Leather Goods,  Wines & Spirits, Art Market, Food Industry, Shipping activities,…